Publications

2017

Wagner I, Wang H, Weissert PM, Straube WL, Shevchenko A, Gentzel M, Brito G, Tazaki A, Oliveira C, Sugiura T, Shevchenko A, Simon A, Drechsel DN, Tanaka EM.
Serum Proteases Potentiate BMP-Induced Cell Cycle Re-entry of Dedifferentiating Muscle Cells during Newt Limb Regeneration.
PMID: 28350991
Dev Cell. 2017 Mar 27;40(6):608-617.e6. doi: 10.1016/j.devcel.2017.03.002.
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2016

Wang H, Simon A.
Skeletal muscle dedifferentiation during salamander limb regeneration.
Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2016 Oct;40:108-112. doi: 10.1016/j.gde.2016.06.013. Epub 2016 Jul 9.
PMID: 27399887
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Hedlund E, Belnoue L, Theofilopoulos S, Salto C, Bye C, Parish C, Deng Q, Kadkhodaei B, Ericson J, Arenas E, Perlmann T, Simon A.
Dopamine Receptor Antagonists Enhance Proliferation and Neurogenesis of Midbrain Lmx1a-expressing Progenitors.
Sci Rep. 2016 Jun 1;6:26448. doi: 10.1038/srep26448.
PMID: 27246266
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Sugiura T, Wang H, Barsacchi R, Simon A, Tanaka EM.
MARCKS-like protein is an initiating molecule in axolotl appendage regeneration.
Nature. 2016 Mar 10;531(7593):237-40. doi: 10.1038/nature16974.
PMID: 26934225
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2015

Hameed LS, Berg DA, Belnoue L, Jensen LD, Cao Y, Simon A.
Environmental changes in oxygen tension reveal ROS-dependent neurogenesis and regeneration in the adult newt brain.
Elife. 2015 Oct 20;4. pii: e08422. doi: 10.7554/eLife.08422.
PMID: 26485032
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Wang H, Lööf S, Borg P, Nader GA, Blau HM, Simon A.
Turning terminally differentiated skeletal muscle cells into regenerative progenitors.
Nat Commun. 2015 Aug 5;6:7916. doi: 10.1038/ncomms8916.
PMID: 26243583
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Bulatovic I, Ibarra C, Österholm C, Wang H, Beltrán-Rodríguez A, Varas-Godoy M, Månsson-Broberg A, Uhlén P, Simon A, Grinnemo KH.
Sublethal Caspase Activation Promotes Generation of Cardiomyocytes from Embryonic Stem Cells.
PLoS One. 2015 Mar 12;10(3):e0120176. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0120176. eCollection 2015.
PMID:25763592
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Hameed LA, Simon A.
Isolation and culture of neurospheres from the adult newt brain.
Methods Mol Biol. 2015;1290:197-204. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-2495-0_16.
PMID: 25740488
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Joven A, Kirkham M, Simon A.
Husbandry of Spanish Ribbed Newts (Pleurodeles waltl).
Methods Mol Biol. 2015;1290:47-70. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-2495-0_4.
PMID: 25740476
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Kirkham M, Joven A.
Studying newt brain regeneration following subtype specific neuronal ablation.
Methods Mol Biol. 2015;1290:91-9. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-2495-0_7.
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2014

Kirkham M, Hameed LS, Berg DA, Wang H, Simon A.
Progenitor Cell Dynamics in the Newt Telencephalon during Homeostasis and Neuronal Regeneration.
Stem Cell Reports. 2014 Mar 20;2(4):507-19. doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2014.01.018. eCollection 2014 Apr 8.
PMID:24749074
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2013

Sandoval-Guzmán T, Wang H, Khattak S, Schuez M, Roensch K, Nacu E, Tazaki A, Joven A, Tanaka EM, Simon A.
Fundamental Differences in Dedifferentiation and Stem Cell Recruitment during Skeletal Muscle Regeneration in Two Salamander Species.
Cell Stem Cell. 2013 Nov 20. doi:pii: S1934-5909(13)00498-0. 10.1016/j.stem.2013.11.007. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID:24268695
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Simon A
Regenerative biology: On with their heads.
Nature. 2013 Aug 1;500(7460):32-3. PMID:23883925
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Berg DA, Belnoue L, Song H, Simon A.
Neurotransmitter-mediated control of neurogenesis in the adult vertebrate brain.
Development. 2013 Jun;140(12):2548-61. PMID:23715548
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Abdullayev, I., Kirkham, M., Simon, A., R. Sandberg. 2013. A reference transcriptome for the salamander Notophthalmus Viridescens. Experimental Cell Research, 2013 May 1; 319 (8):1187–1197. PMID:23454602
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2012

Simon, A and E.M., Tanaka. Limb regeneration. 2012. Wires Developmental Biologydoi: 10.1002/wdev.73
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2011

Kirkham M, Berg DA, A.Simon. 2011. Microglia activation during neuroregeneration in the adult vertebrate brain. Neurosci Lett. Jun 15;497(1):11-6 PMID: 21515337
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DA Berg, M Kirkham, H Wang, J Frisén, A. Simon. Dopamine controls neurogenesis in the adult salamander midbrain in homeostasis and during regeneration of dopamine neurons. Cell Stem Cell. Apr 8;8(4):426-33. PMID: 21474106
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2010

Berg, D.A., Kirkham, M., Beljajeva, A., Knapp, D., Ryge, J., Tanaka, E.M., A. Simon. 2010. Efficient regeneration by activation of neurogenesis in homeostatically quiescent regions of the adult vertebrate brain. Development, PMID: 21068061
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Pasi, T., Topi, H., Hänninen, S, Bruton, J., Lööf, S. A. Simon., H. Westerblad. 2010. Myogenic skeletal muscle satellite cells communicate by tunneling nanotubes. Journal of Cellular Physiology, 223:376-83. PMID: 20112291
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Morrison, J.I., Borg, P., A. Simon. 2010. Plasticity and recovery of satellite cells during limb regeneration. FASEB Journal, 24:750-6. PMID: 19887652
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2009

Simon, A., Kirkham, M., Berg, D. 2009. Sensing the loss and filling the gap during regeneration. Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology. 20:691-6. PMID: 19463964
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2008

Galliot, B., Tanaka, E.M., A. Simon. 2008. Regeneration and tissue repair. Cell Mol Life Sci, 65:3-7. PMID: 18030426
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2007

Parish, C.L., Beljajeva, A., Arenas, E., A. Simon. 2007. Midbrain Dopaminergic Neurogenesis and Behavioral Recovery in a Salamander Lesion-Induced Regeneration Model. Development, 134, 281-87. PMID: 17611231
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Lööf, S., Straube, W.L., Tanaka, E.M., and A. Simon. 2007. Plasticity of mammalian myotubes upon thrombin stimulation. Cell Cycle, 6, 1096-1101. PMID: 17457055
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Morrison, J.I, Lööf, S., He, P., Aleström, P., Collas, P., A. Simon, 2007. Targeted gene delivery to differentiated skeletal muscle; a tool to study dedifferentiation. Developmental Dynamics, 236, 481-488. PMID: 17109398
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A. Simon and J. Frisén, 2007, From stem cell to progenitor and back again. Cell, 128, 825-826. PMID: 17350567
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2006

Morrison, J.I., S. Lööf, P. He, and A. Simon. 2006. Salamander limb regeneration involves the activation of a multipotent skeletal muscle satellite cell population. Journal of Cell Biology, 172, 433-440. PMID: 16449193
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